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[Unbound-users] Can't resolve m.facebook.com

Stephane Bortzmeyer
Mon Feb 13 11:04:24 CET 2012


On Sun, Feb 12, 2012 at 11:39:50AM -0700,
 Ed - 0x1b, Inc. <unbound at 0x1b.com> wrote 
 a message of 6 lines which said:

> Postel's Law: "be conservative in what you do, be liberal in what you
> accept from others"

A very bad engineering idea. It is responsible for the vast amount of
brokenness in today's Internet. And, worse, for the amount of
workaround code which makes so many Internet programs brittle and full
of bugs.

-- 
"I agree with Olafur."